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Place: Horsenden

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  • Hundred: Risborough
  • County: Buckinghamshire
  • Total population: 13 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 9.3 geld units (very large).

Horsenden appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £5. Value to lord in 1086 £2.5. Value to lord c. 1070 £2.5.
  • Households: 7 villagers. 1 smallholder. 2 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 4 ploughlands (land for). 1 lord's plough teams. 3 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 1 ploughs. 1 mill.
  • Lords in 1066: Freeman, one; Freemen, two.
  • Overlords in 1066: Earl Harold; Ingeld.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Count Robert of Mortain.
  • Phillimore reference: 12,2

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AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull.